Office of Institutional Advancement

Fund A Cure Gives Gift to Pancreatic Cancer Research


On November 15th, the organization Fund A Cure for Pancreatic Cancer donated $47,000 to pancreatic cancer research at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. The check was presented by Robert L. Ciervo, PhD, Chairman of Fund A Cure, and other board members to Drs. Charles Yeo, Samuel D. Gross Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery, and Jonathan Brody, Director of the Division of Surgical Research. Since 2009, Fund A Cure for Pancreatic Cancer has donated a total of $102,000 to the pancreatic cancer research team at Jefferson.

Read more about the Newtown-based organization and their donation in the Bucks Local News.